Category : Education

- 1 month ago

In Memoriam: Ellis Louis Marsalis, 1934-2020

Ellis Marsalis, a jazz pianist, the patriarch of jazz’s royal family, and a former professor at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond and the University of New Orleans, died on April 1 from complications of the COVID-19 virus. He was 85...

- 1 month ago

In Memoriam: Lenard Wells, 1950-2020

Lenard Wells, an instructor in criminal justice at the University of Memphis died late last month from complications relating to the COVID-19 virus in a hospital in Milwaukee. Dr Wells was visiting family in Wisconsin when he experienced shortness of...